SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 31, 2017
HILL-ROM HOLDINGS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
Two Prudential Plaza
(Address of principal executive
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On July 31, 2017, Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (the “Corporation”), announced that it had completed its previously announced divestiture of certain assets relating to the Corporation’s Völker brand portfolio pursuant to a stock purchase agreement dated June 27, 2017, by and between Völker GmbH, a wholly-owned indirect subsidiary of the Corporation, as seller, and an affiliate of CoBe Capital, as purchaser.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
HILL-ROM HOLDINGS, INC.
DATE: July 31, 2017
/s/ Deborah M. Rasin
Deborah M. Rasin
Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary